Nipah Yet To Be Confirmed, Says Kerala Minister, 52 Under Surveillance | Read
PUBLISHED ON: June 4, 2019 | Duration: 1 min, 20 sec
A 23-year-old man admitted in a private hospital in Ernkaulam is suspected to have contracted Nipah -- a virus that caused the deaths of 17 people last summer -- Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja has said. Fifty-two people, among them 22 students, have been put under surveillance since. None of them have showed any symptoms yet, and have been allowed to stay at home.